Lung diseases can be debilitating, making both medical leaders and patients interested in exploring stem cell treatments for lungs. Find out what you need to know about stem cell therapy for lungs, including risks, benefits, clinical trial progress and more. [Read more…]
A stem cell injection is a promising treatment for different conditions such as knee pain, osteoarthritis, and tendonitis. Learn how it works and how it can help to manage joint pain.
Stem Cell Injections for Joint Pain
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Modern regenerative medicine has now advanced to the point where we can harvest stem cells from a stem cell donor. After collection from a donor, doctors isolate these cells and allow them to proliferate, before injecting them in another’s body. These stem cells can then fight off disease, heal tissue, and restore healthy states of being. For obvious reasons, this means many patients with terminal diseases are eager to find a stem cell donor.
The question is, how? What should a patient look for in a stem cell donor? What is the process like to identify potential donors? Where do the cells come from? What are the risks and benefits? [Read more…]
Cord blood banking is an option available to most any parent after the birth of their child. There are proven benefits to the stem cells you can easily collect and store through the birthing process, although this is generally not common knowledge. While the cost of storing cord blood can often be more than parents want to pay, it might be a good idea to know what your options are before you decide.
This article will provide you with answers to some of the key questions about cord blood banking and stem cells in general. Read ahead to better understand why you might want to consider cord blood banking. [Read more…]